The English Language

Borrowed Words From
Flemish

7 Words Listed


Flemish Language Notes

Flemish is an Indo-European language spoken in Northern Belgium.


WordMeaningNotes
brick    
dock   In a court of law.
duffel   A type of coat.
gas   Belgian word derived from the Greek for 'chaos'.
hunk   From 'hunkeren', to lust after.
rip    
spa   Named after a mineral spring in Belgium.

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